Paul Sciarra

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Paul Sciarra
Nationality American
Alma mater Yale University
Known for Co-founding Pinterest

Paul Sciarra is an American Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Pinterest with Ben Silbermann and Evan Sharp.[1]

Career[edit]

Sciarra worked at venture capital firm Radius Ventures, LLC and in 2008 he quit his job, along with Silbermann, to create Cold Brew Labs.[2] That same year, the co-founders launched Pinterest and Sciarra became the President and CEO.[3][2] In 2012, he left the company but remained on as an advisor.[4][5]

After leaving Pinterest, he took a role as an entrepreneur-in-residence at venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz.[6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pinterest Co-Founder Paul Sciarra Leaves, Ben Silbermann Officially Takes On CEO Roles". Techcrunch. April 2, 2012.
  2. ^ a b "INSIDE PINTEREST: An Overnight Success Four Years In The Making". Business Insider. Retrieved 2018-08-15.
  3. ^ "Co-Founder Paul Sciarra Leaves Pinterest, Ben Silbermann Is New CEO". Retrieved 2018-08-15.
  4. ^ "Pinterest Co-Founder Paul Sciarra Is Out". Business Insider. Retrieved 2018-08-15.
  5. ^ "Co-Founder Paul Sciarra Says Why He's Leaving Pinterest". Business Insider. Retrieved 2018-08-15.
  6. ^ "Pinterest co-founder steps down". VentureBeat. April 2, 2012.
  7. ^ "Pinterest co-founder steps down". CNN. April 3, 2012.

External links[edit]

Pinterest account login guide